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Sourcing Lead

Houston, TX
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Sourcing Lead

Sourcing Lead

Date: Jan 5, 2018

Location: Houston, TX, US, 77032

We are looking for the right people — people who want to innovate, achieve, grow and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. Experience the challenges, rewards and opportunity of working for one of the world’s largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.

Job Title:               Sourcing Lead


Job Location:       3000 N. Sam Houston Parkway East, Houston, TX 77032


Duties:                   Leading and initiating sourcing activities for new product development at technology procurement for multiple product service lines (PSLs) and manufacturing facilities in support of life cycle. Supporting sustaining and non-Life cycle projects. Developing strategic sourcing plans individually or as part of cross-functional team. Facilitating opportunity identification, analysis and assessment of risk factors. Jointly conducting design for manufacturability study of new parts and assemblies with Technologists and Senior Advisors in mechanical designs. Performing bid analysis utilizing cost models for negotiating lowest total cost of ownership with suppliers, and very quick turn-around capabilities to meet rapid prototype development requirements. Leading capability assessment and capacity evaluation of various suppliers to support new product development and commercialization. Running requests for quote (RFQ) and assigning to appropriate individuals upon specified category. Preparing award recommendations and facilitating sourcing strategy implementation. Serving as the facilitation point when required with stakeholders to ensure proper benefits, time lines, and deliverables are met. Engaging with all relevant stakeholders and contributing to developing and executing improvement actions with suppliers. Discussing manufacturability with suppliers. Conducting progress reviews and finalizes inspection test plans.


Requirements:      Master's Degree (or foreign equivalent) in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, or Industrial Engineering and 3 years of experience in the job offered or related position.


Must include 2 years of experience in each of the following:


1. Reading Mechanical/Technical drawings;

2. Understanding Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance (GD&T) per ASME;

3. Conducting 3D model evaluations for special product features;

4. Manufacturing Engineering with Design for Manufacturability fundamentals;

5. Sourcing and vendor development for complex and medium complex machined parts and sub-assemblies.


                                Up to 40% of travel required to unanticipated vendor locations.


Apply:                    Apply online at  


Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



3000 N Sam Houston Pkwy E, Houston, Texas, 77032, United States


Job Details

Requisition Number: 49800  
Experience Level: Experienced Hire 
Job Family: Manufacturing & Supply Chain 
Product Service Line: Supply Chain Mgmt  
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

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Compensation Information
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.


  • Manufacturing / Production

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